Gold Thread Lifting

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The face is a person's identity, and as such, people go through extreme lengths to take care of it. From expensive cremes that claim miraculous results, to risky cosmetic surgeries, people have long since desired to turn back the hands of time.

Aging is a natural process, and in time, the skin's connective tissue begins to thin and the collagen in the skin begin to break down, causing the skin to lose its elasticity. On average, those who are 30 plus years old experience wrinkles, sagging, folds, and deep creases in the face and neck regions. Thanks to developments in cosmetic procedures, the effects of aging can be stalled and unwanted features can even be reversed.

Of the various procedures available that claim to restore and renew sagging skin in the facial region, the gold thread lift procedure is one that has provided very positive results. Thread lifting is nothing new in the realm of cosmetic procedures as it has been around since the 1970s, but gold thread lifting has some differences.

Thread lifting, in general, is performed to create an artificial matrix underneath the surface of the skin. Multiple threads of stitch-like material are inserted beneath facial tissue. The goal of this process is to raise the mid-face, brow, and neck areas.

Gold thread lifting involves a gold thread and a gold-polyglycol acid thread being woven into the skin and its deep, soft tissues. This weaving is done by creating very tiny incisions (1.5 mm) in the hairline, and then passing the threads under the skin in specific locations with the use of a small needle. Introducing this foreign material into the skin prompts the body to produce new collagen and fibroblasts around the threads, thereby tightening underlying tissues in the skin. Overall, the process creates considerable improvement in the skin's tone, color, and firmness.

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